EFI partners with Ricoh to launch Self-Serve M500 Copy and Print Station and Self-Serve AdminCentral Software

EFI (Electronics For Imaging) and Ricoh Americas Corporation have teamed up to unveil the EFI Self-Serve M500 Copy and Print Station and EFI Self-Serve AdminCentral Software, available with select Ricoh devices. Colleges and universities, libraries, retail print shops and other organizations will now be able to offer state-of-the art, efficient and extremely user-friendly walk-up printing … Read more →

Sun Chemical releases new low-odour inkjet Inks

Sun Chemical has expanded its Streamline range of OEM-compatible digital aftermarket inks with the introduction of new low-odour inks for the North American market. The new Streamline ESL HPQ low-odour inks are the first inkjet products to use Sun Chemical’s new low-odour chemistry. The inks were developed for the Roland Soljet Pro 2, Pro 3 … Read more →

iSys Label receives certification for UPM Raflatac Substrate

Calgary-Based iSys Label and iSys (The Imaging Systems Group), Canadian developers and manufacturers of short-run to mid-run digital label printers, have announced that an additional GHS BS5609 material has passed Section 3 certification for use in the Edge 850 Digital Label Printer. The recently approved substrate is matte white polyester from UPM Raflatac, with part … Read more →

Durst names Coggswell Director of National Accounts

Durst Image Technology U.S. has added printing industry veteran Don Coggswell to its sales team, filling the newly created position of Director of National Accounts. In this role, Coggswell’s primary focus will be on large national printing companies. He already enjoys established relationships with many of them – as well as direct sales in Texas. … Read more →

Preferred Magazine Luxury for Men to host Autism charity event at Trump Towers Toronto Penthouse

Characterized as “an extraordinary evening of indulgence for a noble cause,” Toronto-based Preferred Magazine Luxury for Men will hold this unique premiere charity event Friday, August 14th in the lavish, expansive 55th-floor Penthouse of the famed Trump International Hotel & Tower in downtown Toronto. All proceeds will help Ontario families and individuals coping with Autism. … Read more →

Harris to lead North American Sales initiatives for Prinova

Toronto-based Prinova, a leader in developing and delivering software and services within the Customer Communications Management (CCM) market, has appointed Jamie Harris to Vice President of Sales for North America. Harris joins Prinova with over 16 years’ experience in the document management industry, with senior leadership roles with many of the world’s leading Customer Communication … Read more →

Adobe appoints Scott Braut as Head of Content

Adobe has named Scott Braut as Head of Content, Digital Media and Creative Cloud, to drive overall content strategy and operations for its Creative Cloud business. Braut is a well-known industry leader in the content sector. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Content for Shutterstock. He has over 20 years of combined experience in content … Read more →

Neenah Paper acquires FiberMark

Neenah Paper Incorporated has agreed to purchase all of the outstanding equity of ASP FiberMark, LLC from an affiliate of American Securities LLC for $120 million. With annual sales of over $160 million, FiberMark is a specialty coating and finishing company with a strong presence in luxury packaging and overlapping technical product categories. The company … Read more →

Reminder: EPPY Awards entries are due August 28

The EPPY Awards, presented by Editor & Publisher, honour the best media-affiliated websites across 31 separate categories. Now in its 20th year, this international contest has broadened its scope to keep up with the ever-changing Internet industry. The deadline for entering submissions to the EPPY Awards is Friday, August 28, 2015. The winners will be announced on editorandpublisher.com … Read more →

Mimaki introduces TS300P Dye Sublimation Printer

Mimaki USA’s 77-inch-wide, roll-to-roll production model is a dedicated transfer paper printer offering “new levels of quality and productivity for digital textile printing or applications requiring transfer to hard surfaces.” The TS300P Printer made its North American debut at the National Business Media (NBM) Show yesterday in Long Beach, California. “Mimaki has a long history … Read more →

LED UV drying option for Manroland’s Roland 700 Evolution Press claims significant energy savings

The energy-saving LED UV drying technology option supplied with the Roland 700 Evolution Sheetfed Press offers many benefits for printers, enabling more vibrant colour and higher levels of productivity on a wide range of substrates, along with significant cost and environmental benefits and greatly increased viability for short-run printing, said the company recently. The OEM … Read more →

Konica Minolta launches bizhub Press C71hc with High Chroma Toner

Konica Minolta’s new bizhub Press C71hc digital production printer “promises new printing possibilities with bold, intense and vibrant RGB colours reproduced in print and unrivalled vividness in corporate and marketing collaterals,” said the OEM. The bizhub Press C71hc uses High Chroma Toner that has the ability to reproduce a wider range of sRGB gamut and … Read more →